AGARTALA | October 8, 2018(UNI):
- Man arrested with Pakistan made pistol, six live cartages, and 180 sedative drugs
- Police raided a house and recovered the arms and ammunition from a rented house.
After three subsequent recoveries of arms in North and South Tripura, West Tripura police last night arrested a person and seized a Pakistan made pistol, six live cartages and 180 sedative drugs from his possession.
Police said the arrested person is identified as Biplab Gope (29), a tenant of Bagbasa under Melaghar police station of West Tripura. Based on secret information, police raided a house in the village and recovered the arms and ammunition from a rented house.
According to reports, the accused person has been residing in the house of one Subrata Sen for many years. Gope has been involved with drug peddling rackets. During the raid, police recovered the arms from Gope’s car and arrested him. Police did not say how he got the arms but admitted that he has been involved in drug business.